There are 4 ways to get from Brooklyn to Valley Stream by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  25 min

  1. Take the train from East New York to Valley Stream Far Rockaway / ...

$4 - $6

3 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Clarkson Av/New York Av to Fulton St/Alabama Av B12
  2. Take the bus from Jamaica Av/Georgia Av to Jamaica Av/165 St Q56 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Archer Ave + Merrick Blvd to Merrick Rd & Central Av n4

$8 - $16

Taxi  •  18 min

  1. Take a taxi from Brooklyn to Valley Stream 14.5 miles

$75 - $95

Drive  •  18 min

  1. Drive from Brooklyn to Valley Stream 14.5 miles

$1 - $3

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No, there is no direct bus from Brooklyn to Valley Stream. However, there are services departing from Clarkson Av/New York Av and arriving at Merrick Rd & Central Av via Jamaica Av/Georgia Av and Archer Ave + Merrick Blvd. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 12 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from East New York and arriving at Valley Stream. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 25 min.

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The distance between Brooklyn and Valley Stream is 13 miles. The road distance is 14.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Brooklyn to Valley Stream without a car is to train which takes 25 min and costs .

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The train from East New York to Valley Stream takes 25 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Brooklyn to Valley Stream bus services, operated by New York City Transit (MTA), depart from Clarkson Av/New York Av station.

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Brooklyn to Valley Stream train services, operated by Long Island Rail Road, depart from East New York station.

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The best way to get from Brooklyn to Valley Stream is to train which takes 25 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 12 min.

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Brooklyn to Valley Stream bus services, operated by Nassau Inter-County Express, arrive at Merrick Rd & Central Av station.

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Brooklyn to Valley Stream train services, operated by Long Island Rail Road, arrive at Valley Stream station.

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Map of how to get from Brooklyn to Valley Stream.
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  • Distance: 12.8 miles
  • Duration: 25 min

What companies run services between Brooklyn, NY, USA and Valley Stream, NY, USA?

Long Island Rail Road operates a train from Brooklyn to Valley Stream hourly. Tickets cost $4 - $6 and the journey takes 25 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Brooklyn to Valley Stream via Fulton St/Alabama Av, Jamaica Av/Georgia Av, Jamaica Av/165 St, and Archer Ave + Merrick Blvd in around 2 h 12 min.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from East New York to Valley Stream
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from Clarkson Av/New York Av to Fulton St/Alabama Av
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Bus from Jamaica Av/Georgia Av to Jamaica Av/165 St
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Nassau Inter-County Express
Phone
+1 516 336-6600
Website
nicebus.com
Bus from Archer Ave + Merrick Blvd to Merrick Rd & Central Av
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
nicebus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Brooklyn to Valley Stream
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Bay Express
Phone
+1 718-232-3434
La Revancha
Phone
+1 718-236-2424
Website
larevancha.net
Chico Express
Phone
+1 718-256-6666
Website
chicoexpress.net

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Yes, the driving distance between Brooklyn to Valley Stream is 15 miles. It takes approximately 18 min to drive from Brooklyn to Valley Stream.

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